What is 22/8+10/17?

How much is 228 plus 1017. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 22768
  • 3 2368
  • 3.3382 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Add

228 + 1017 = 454136

  1. Find common denominator by finding the Least Common Multiple(LCM)

    Multiples of 8 are   8, 16, 24, 32, 40, 48, 56, 64, ..., 136 ....etc

    Multiples of 17 are   17, 34, 51, 68, 85, 102, 119, 136 ...etc

    The LCM of 8 and 17 is 136. So, the common denominator of 228 and 1017 is 136. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 228 + 1017
    • 22 * 178 * 17 + 10 * 817 * 8
    • 374136 + 80136
  2. Add

    • 374136 + 80136
    • 374 + 80136
    • 454136

    Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator.

Simplify

  • 454136
  • 22768
  • 3 2368
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    • 454136
    • 454 ÷ 2136 ÷ 2
    • 22768

    The greatest common divisor of 454 and 136 is 2, the fraction 454136 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 2.

  2. Convert improper fraction 22768 to mixed number

    • 22768
    • 3 2368

    227 divided by 68 is 3 with a remainder of 23